Marco Tagliafierro

Francesco Barocco

Norma Mangione Gallery

December 2014

In Francesco Barocco’s third solo exhibition at this gallery, three terracotta sculptures (all works untitled and 2014) evoke heads, and on each one the artist has added facial features, such as a nose and hair, in graphite. References to… READ ON

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Marvin Gaye Chetwynd

Massimo De Carlo | Milan

December 2014

Marvin Gaye Chetwynd’s “Bat Opera 2” is a circuitous and fascinating exhibition of video, painting, and installation; it is dense and full of dramatic turns. A collection of small paintings and works on paper hung on the walls at various… READ ON

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Talia Chetrit

Kaufmann Repetto

December 2014

The photographs in “Model,” Talia Chetrit’s latest solo exhibition, capture contrived, unnatural postures and seem to have given the portrayed subjects—a couple showing a touch of self-conscious romanticism—more time than necessary… READ ON

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Marco Tagliafierro

December 2014

IMPLICIT IN ADRIANO COSTA’S EXHIBITION “LA COMMEDIA DELL’ARTE” AT MILAN’S PEEP-HOLE (September 26 to November 8, 2014), was a well-timed consideration of the narrative potential we encounter through objects, actions, and environments… READ ON

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Annette Kelm

December 2014

Most of the photographs in Annette Kelm’s show “In the Realm of” depict displays or exhibits of one kind or another, some already existing, others constructed by the artist in her studio. She gives in to the pleasure of letting herself… READ ON

IN PRINT December 2014 [TOC]

“SHIT AND DIE”

One Torino

November 2014

Forty thousand real one-dollar bills are composed as a sort of wallpaper at the entrance to this show, which is curated by Maurizio Cattelan, Myriam Ben Salah, and Marta Papini. Titled THE HUG (all works 2014), this piece by Eric Doeringer … READ ON

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Invernomuto

Marsèlleria

November 2014

The artistic duo Invernomuto (Simone Bertuzzi and Simone Trabucchi) has subverted the typical way in which exhibitions at Marselleria begin. Visitors do not access the gallery through the main entrance, but via an out-of-the-way door. The … READ ON

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Paola Angelini

Galleria Massimo De Luca

October 2014

The work in Paola Angelini’s current solo show seems to signify a profound shift in perspective, perhaps relating to the three-month period she spent as artist in residence earlier this year at the Nordic Artists’ Center in Dale, a … READ ON

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Paolo Gonzato

ATELIER Les Copains

October 2014

Coinciding with Milan Fashion Week, this exhibition is at a project space–cum–fashion showroom curated by Gloria Maria Cappelletti and Fabrizio Meris, and it features what seems to be a multitude of paintings, or stratified and layered … READ ON

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Shannon Ebner

October 2014

Shannon Ebner’s “Black Box Collision A,” 2013–, is a series of large-scale photographs, all depicting the letter A. Seventeen of these images dominated her solo show “Black Box Collision A: Gasoline & Auto Electric.” The many … READ ON

IN PRINT October 2014 [TOC]